Articles tagged “stansted”

UK Aviation Body Adds Fee Caps at Heathrow, Removes Them at Stansted

UK Aviation Body Adds Fee Caps at Heathrow, Removes Them at Stansted

Robert Wall, Bloomberg

Thank goodness for Berlin's airport fiasco. Without it, the UK's inability to manage its London airports would be the airport incompetence story of the decade.

5 years ago

London Stansted Airport pegs passenger turnaround on easyJet deal

6 years ago

UK aviation authority to shake-up rules at Heathrow, Gatwick and Stansted

UK aviation authority to shake-up rules at Heathrow, Gatwick and Stansted

Alistair Osborne, The Daily Telegraph

As London's airports flail, it's competitors move forward with plans that could soon make Heathrow's third runway debate meaningless.

6 years ago

UK lawmakers propose Heathrow name change: Thatcher International Airport

UK lawmakers propose Heathrow name change: Thatcher International Airport

Eddie Buckle, Bloomberg

... because what Heathrow and other UK airports need right now is a protracted battle over names to go on top of the endless debate about a new runway at Heathrow.

6 years ago

Is Britain’s economic decline a victory of sorts for the country’s airport expansion foes?

Is Britain’s economic decline a victory of sorts for the country’s airport expansion foes?

Gwyn Topham, The Guardian

Looking to economic decline as the way out of a poorly planned situation is likely the worst way to solve this problem. Why is it so hard for Britain to have a sensible transportation policy?

6 years ago

London’s Stansted airport starts a bidding war among prospective buyers

Alistair Osborne, Telegraph UK

UK's third largest airport Stansted has many bidders, including Ryanair which uses the airport as its main base. It has been hit hard during these Euro crisis times by its reliance on leisure travelers.

7 years ago

Ryanair joins group bidding for a chunk of London Stansted airport

Eleanor Lawrie, Bloomberg

As it looks more likely that BAA will have to divest of Stansted, possible bidders are getting into position to make a play for England's fourth-busiest airport.

7 years ago